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“Lovely friendly staff, super central but quiet. Highly recommended.”
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Ibunda Inn
Ranked #432 of 575 Ubud B&B and Inns
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“Lovely friendly staff, super central but quiet. Highly recommended.”
Reviewed 6 July 2011

Came to stay here after the one I booked sight unseen was too far out of the main part of Ubud. Walked in off the street and they could not have been more helpful!

Quiet clean room, with air conditioner and fan, small fridge and bathroom. a balcony at the front of each room looks out on a tranquil garden and pool area. You'd never think you were 50 m from Monkey Forest Rd! Some staff have limited English but they quickly find a colleague to help when required. Extended my stay an extra day it was so relaxing!

Room Tip: A room upstairs will be quieter than downstairs. The further back on the property the better.
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  • Stayed July 2011, travelled solo
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Reviewed 29 June 2011

Amazing value for a lovely, quiet resort with a great location in the centre of Ubud, its actually located on Monkey Forest Road but set back far enough to eliminate all traffic noise.

We took a fan room for 200,000 IRP a night including breakast, The aircon rooms are 350,000 if you get a bit sweaty in the tropics. The room was large, airy, full of light and clean which is not always guaranteed in Bali no matter how much you pay. There isn't a restaurant to speak of (there are countless restaurants minutes away) and breakfast was served daily on the balcony at what appeared to be whatever time you were hungry. A few times we slept late expecting to have missed breakfast but we still got our pancakes, eggs or nasi goreng served with a smile.

A huge bonus is the swimming pool. Large, clean and in a beautiful garden setting.

The staff are all extremely friendly and I would absolutely stay here again. A great find in Ubud.

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 April 2011

I move here after 4 weeks at Nirwa Homestay which I loved. Ibunda felt tired and unloved..it has so much potential. The room smelt like a mix of bleach and dry cleaning fluid. ..it was so strong on the bedding that I had to put the pillows outside the room at night. They looked like the had been quite mouldy, at times. The towel was old, holey and stained..it was prompty changed. The bathroom was dated. Nice grounds and good fruit plate for breakfast. The pool is dated too. Quiet consdering the area. I think that a good "Homestay" is better value.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled solo
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Bali, Indonesia
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Reviewed 18 January 2011

This is the third time I have stayed at Ibunda located in Monkey Forest road. The convenient location is the main drawcard and the affordability. Ibunda has not really altered over the years, the bathrooms are tired requiring updating. Value for money, yes, you cannot really complain even with the extra tariff I had to pay for peak season being New Year. The rooms are traditional style, airconditioned and now even have refrigeration. The gardens have certainly developed appearing more lush and there were many beautiful plants flowering.
Breakfast is ample, you have three choices, Bali Style, American and Indonesian. Down the back there is a private pool which is kept clean. The staff are friendly and eager to please. They also offer massage treatments in the front two rooms. If you want a meal at night, without hesitation, the staff will collect the menu from a restaurant out the front, wait while you place your order, and then bring the food direct to your room. The room I stayed in smelt a bit musty as if it had not been aired for a while, but it seemed that all rooms were occupied during my stay. Great airconditioning, or alternatively, there is a ceiling fan too. The walk up to Ubud market is about ten minutes, and in the opposite direction, you will encounter the monkey forest after a short walk. There are a plethora of choices for restaurants, depending on your budget. I find Ubud is a little more pricey than elsewhere and everyone seems to hit you with that extra sales tax. But, undoubtedly, I will be back as this little hotel meets all my requirements when I am in Ubud.

  • Stayed January 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 October 2010

Cant say enough good things about this wonderful location. Room excellent. Pool excellent. Grounds landscaped daily were so nice you forget you are in middle of Ubud. Complimentary breakfast excellent. Everything on par with much larger resort location, without all the people. Really enjoyed the intimate setting.

Location within yards of dozens of good eating establishments, convenience store, shopping, and of course the must see monkey forest!

Staff and service fast, friendly, and efficient. Will definitely be staying here again and again. The owner, Ketut, personally made sure our trip was awesome!!!

  • Stayed September 2010, travelled on business
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Additional Information about Ibunda Inn

Property: Ibunda Inn
Address: Monkey Forest Road, Ubud, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Bali > Ubud
Hotel Style:
Ranked #432 of 575 B&Bs / Inns in Ubud
Price range (per night): $45 - $132
Hotel Class:2 star — Ibunda Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Ibunda Hotel Ubud
Ibunda Inn Ubud, Bali

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